Myrtle Beach SC
Entertainment, sports and recreation news and events for Myrtle Beach, South Carolina attractions including the House of Blues, Hard Rock Cafe, National Golf Association (NGA), Myrtle Beach Pelicans (MILB) and much more.
CONCORD, N.C. (Feb. 24, 2011) – Standing in front of a 40-ton sand sculpture of an NHRA Top Fuel dragster, zMAX Dragway officials announced VisitMyrtleBeach.com as the new title sponsor of the second annual VisitMyrtleBeach.com NHRA Four-Wide Nationals, April 14-17 at zMAX Dragway. Myrtle Beach, S.C., popularly known as The Grand Strand, has been one of the South’s most popular tourism destinations for years and VisitMyrtleBeach.com will now attach its name to the most unique event in drag racing at the sport’s premier facility. The Four-Wide Nationals is the only event on the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series calendar where competitors break from the traditional form of two-wide drag racing to race four wide with a 32,000 horsepower assault […]
- Heavy Hitters Turn Out for Killearn Country Club Classic – - First full-field Event attracts talent galore – Myrtle Beach, S.C. – February 25, 2011 – While there are over 150 NGA/Hooters Tour alumni spread out around the globe this week competing in the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship, the PGA Tour’s Mayakoba Golf Classic and the Nationwide Tour’s Panama Claro Championship, the group of NGA/Hooters Tour professionals entered for next week’s Killearn Country Club Classic in Tallahassee, Fla., could prove to be just as talented in the years to come. The first full-field of the event of the season will include a PGA Tour winner, several Nationwide Tour members, NGA/Hooters Tour stalwarts and a bevy of the best, up-and-coming […]
Myrtle Beach, SC -This looks like one funny week at the Comedy Cabana in Myrtle Beach! This one is a not-to-miss! Friday- Saturday Feb. 25-26 Headliner: Basile Also appearing: Cooter Douglas Showtimes: 8:00pm & 10:15pm Admission: $15.00 ****** Special Event Jackie ” The Joke Man” Martling fm. the Howard Stern Show Thurs-Fri March 3-4 http://www.jokeland.com/ Headliner: Jackie “The Joke Man” Martling Also appearing: Cooter Douglas Showtimes: 8:00pm Admission: $22.00/ Advance $25.00/ Day of Show Saturday March 5 Headliner: Jackie “The Joke Man” Martling Also appearing: Cooter Douglas Showtimes: 8:00pm & 10:15pm Admission: $22.00/ Advance $25.00/ Day of Show Jackie the Joke Man Bio Radio personality, stand-up comedian, and comedy writer Jackie “The Joke Man” Martling was a long-time cast member […]
Leadership Seminar to Focus on Anti-Bullying Message MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – The leadership training institute for high school sophomores Youth Leadership Academy (YLA) has announced this year’s theme as “XPRSS URSLF…The Right Way.” The fourth annual Youth Leadership Academy, presented by the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce and Coastal Carolina University and run by Leadership Grand Strand, will be held Monday, March 14th from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Coastal Carolina University. The opening speaker will be David Bennett, head football coach at CCU. Breakout will focus on anti-bullying messages to help teens better communicate and express themselves as individuals, seeking to understand others’ opinions and values in a positive, constructive manner. Closing speakers and entertainment will be […]
Myrtle Beach, SC – Seether with My Darkest Days will play House of Blues Myrtle Beach on April 17, 2011. Tickets go on sale Friday February 25th at 11am at LiveNation.com, House of Blues box office, Ticketmaster or charge by phone 800-745-3000. For more information go to www.livenation.com. **More info on Seether digital downloads to follow
Former World Heavyweight Boxing Champion James “Bonecrusher” Smith and his charity, Champion for Kids, Will Host Free Week Long Summer Camp for Myrtle Beach Kids Myrtle Beach, SC – A press conference will be held on Friday, February 18, at 11:00am at the Hard Rock Cafe, 1322 Celebrity Circle (Broadway at the Beach), Myrtle Beach, South Carolina to highlight the summer camp program. Beginning on Monday, June 20, James “Bonecrusher” Smith along with his charity, Champion for Kids, will host a free week long summer camp for Myrtle Beach kids. The camp will feature “Fundamentals of Boxing & Golf” and will be provided to kids from the Myrtle Beach area. Bonecrusher and other boxing legends such as Earnie “The Acorn” […]
House of Blues Myrtle Beach Myrtle Beach, SC – Young the Giant w/ AWOLNATION will perform at House of Blues Myrtle Beach. This show is brought to you by 96.1 WKZQ. Tickets go on sale Friday February 18th at 11am at LiveNation.com, House of Blues box office, Ticketmaster or charge by phone 800-745-3000. Advance Tickets are $9.61 (plus tax and service fee) For more information go to www.livenation.com.
House of Blues Myrtle Beach Myrtle Beach, SC – Seether with My Darkest Days will play House of Blues Myrtle Beach on April 17. Tickets go on sale Friday February 18th at 11am at LiveNation.com, House of Blues box office, Ticketmaster or charge by phone 800-745-3000. For more information go to www.livenation.com.
Myrtle Beach area public officials, business leaders among those attending the event MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. February 9, 2011 – The Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce, Myrtle Beach Golf Holiday, Coastal Carolina University and Horry-Georgetown Technical College will host the 2011 Grand Strand Legislative Reception for S.C. General Assembly members Feb. 16 from 5-9 p.m. at the Clarion Hotel Downtown in Columbia. The event is invitation only and is not open to the public. The goal of the legislative reception is to increase awareness and understanding of the greater Myrtle Beach area’s numerous contributions to the state and its economy, as well as to underscore the importance of supporting the area’s critical needs during the 2011 legislative session in Columbia. […]
2011 ICE awards to recognize 12 businesses, 12 individuals excelling in customer service and hospitality Myrtle Beach, S.C. – The Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce has announced the finalists for its fifth annual Incredible Customer Experience (ICE) awards. The awards ceremony will be held Saturday, March 5 from 6-10 p.m. at The Palace Theatre located at Broadway at the Beach. It begins with a cocktail reception from 6-7 p.m., followed by an awards ceremony from 7-8:15 p.m. and an after-party celebration from 8:15-10 p.m. The event is black-tie-optional and open to the public. Tickets cost $40 per person and include admission to the cocktail reception, awards ceremony and after party with heavy hors d’oeuvres, open bar and […]